Norman was called to the Bar in Hong Kong in 1996 and has an established civil practice with a focus on intellectual property disputes as well as general civil, commercial and personal injuries cases. He has appeared in substantive intellectual property related cases, inclusive of appearances in the High Court, Copyright Tribunal and the Trade Marks Registry.
Norman was appointed as Deputy District Judge in July 2012.
Norman was a member of Bar Council from 2007-2009.
Norman is a Senior Teaching Consultant at the University of Hong Kong in the PCLL course and joined the Department of Professional Legal Education in August 2004. He is the course coordinator for Civil Advocacy, Personal Injuries Litigation and was the course coordinator for the Litigation Stream (as it then was).
Norman is the co-author of Chapter 4: Anton Piller Orders, Delivery Up of Goods & Search Orders – Commercial Litigation in Hong Kong: A Practical Guide, 1st edn., 2012, Thomson Reuters Hong Kong Limited. He is also the co-author of Volume 22, Chapter 3: Remedies, Damages – Halsbury’s Laws of Hong Kong, 2001, Butterworths.